Quotes of Border

“ And by the border of Ephraim, from the east side even unto the west side, a portion for Reuben. ”

- Bible

“ Authority without wisdom is like a heavy ax without an edge, fitter to bruise than to polish. ”

- Anne Bradstreet

“ Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration. ”

- William Hazlitt

“ It is easier to love humanity as a whole that to love one's neighbor. ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze. ”

- Horace

“ Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors. ”

- Confucius

“ For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbours, and laugh at them in our turn? ”

- Jane Austen

“ There are many who dare not kill themselves for fear of what the neighbors will say. ”

- Cyril Connolly

“ The god of victory is said to be one-handed, but peace gives victory on both sides. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ Everything has two sides — the outside that is ridiculous, and the inside that is solemn. ”

- Olive Schreiner

“ I always try to balance the light with the heavy - a few tears of human spirit in with the sequins and the fringes. ”

- Bette Midler

“ I guess I just prefer to see the dark side of things. The glass is always half empty. And cracked. And I just cut my lip on it. And chipped a tooth. ”

- Janeane Garofalo

“ Whether you like it or not, history is on our side. We will bury you. ”

- Nikita Khrushchev

“ You shall love your neighbor as yourself. ”

- Bible

“ Eyes, that displaces The neighbor diamond, and out-faces That sun-shine by their own sweet graces. ”

- Richard Crashaw

“ God is a circle whose center is everywhere and circumference nowhere. ”

- Voltaire

“ Every passion borders on the chaotic, but the collector's passion borders on the chaos of memories. ”

- Walter Benjamin

“ God has been pleased to prescribe limits to his power and to work out his ends within these limits. ”

- William Paley

“ Prayer serves as an edge and border to preserve the web of life from unraveling. ”

- Robert Hall

“ Courtesy on one side can never last long. ”

- Unknown

“ Withdraw thy foot from thy neighbour's house; lest he be weary of thee, and so hate thee. ”

- Bible

“ Virtue often trips and falls over the sharp edge of poverty. ”

- Eugene Sue

“ As a kid from a border state, I found the New Hampshire winter breathtakingly cold - for a while I didn't think I could breathe there at all - but I survived to return for the summer session of 1943. ”

- John Knowles

“ I don't think we can ignore the Modern Movement, But I wouldn't have minded at all if it hadn't happened. I think the world would be a much nicer place. ”

- Quinlan Terry

“ Of mortals there is no one who is happy. If wealth flows in upon one, one may be perhaps luckier than one's neighbor, but still not happy. ”

- Euripides

“ And the border of the Canaanites was from Sidon, as thou comest to Gerar, unto Gaza; as thou goest, unto Sodom, and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, even unto Lasha. ”

- Bible

“ Today this is a site of devastation,... but we will come together once again as Californians and as neighbors. ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ I am reminded of the advice of my neighbor. "Never worry about your heart 'til it stops beating. ”

- E. B. White

“ Welcome thy neighbor into thy fallout shelter. He'll come in handy if you run out of food. ”

- Dean McLaughlin

“ There are two sides to every question, because, when there are no longer two sides it ceases to be a question. ”

- Thomas Jefferson
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